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Sole Charge Finance Officer - Faith-based charity - SW London

Sole Charge Finance Officer - Faith-based charity - SW London

A small Christian charity based in south-west London is seeking a sole charge Finance Officer for a 4 day per week permanent role. The role will be responsible for key aspects of accounting including payment of supplier invoices, banking and salaries; to prepare regular management accounts and year-end accounts.

The charity focuses on a range of grant-giving and international outreach programmes and education initiatives - helping the poorest communities in the world. This role is for 28 hours per week and can be split over 4 or 5 days.

The role will involve:

-To process incoming invoices for payment, deal with supplier queries as necessary and reconcile supplier statements

-To set up and process foreign currency payments

-To prepare monthly management accounts for the Director

-To be involved in preparing annual budgets and inputting budgets into the accounts

-To be responsible for monthly payroll (using Sage payroll system), including pension auto-enrolment, taxation and National Insurance.

-To record all incoming cheques and receipts (including importation of transactions from bank systems) and liaising with banks, as required.

-To record and process grants.

Candidate requirements:

-Experience processing invoices and completing reconciliations

-Experience preparing and contributing to the analysis of management accounts and year-end accounts

-Experience with Quickbooks desirable but not essential

-Sole charge experience preferred

-Experience with running a small Payroll highly desirable

-Experience in a small charity highly desirable

-AAT qualification or part-qualified ACCA / CIMA

-Strong Excel

-Sympathetic to the aims and values of a Christian organisation

Closing date 21st May.

Please send your CV for immediate consideration.